Dread Pirate Roberts
The US government is to auction off roughly 30,000 bitcoins appropriated from the Silk Road online black market.
The first academic workshop to feature peer-reviewed research on bitcoin included a hunt for Dread Pirate Roberts’ lost coins.
The defense for Ross Ulbricht, the convicted operator of the now-defunct dark market Silk Road, is pushing for a new trial.
The bitcoin world has been in a whirlwind the past few days. How was the bitcoin price impacted?